Monthly Archives: June 2018

How I escaped sex trafficking in Italy – Nigerian lady

Blessing Okoedion rose from being a victim of sex trafficking to becoming an advocate in the fight against modern slavery. Working as a cultural mediator ...

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Joe Jackson: How to raise a family from grass to iconic status

Joseph “Joe” Jackson, who died Wednesday, June 27, 2018, at 89, leaves a complicated legacy that is nearly impossible for anyone — least of all ...

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World Cup knockout stages kick-off Saturday

The World Cup enters the knockout stage on Saturday as Lionel Messi’s Argentina and Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal target a place in the quarter-finals. Argentina, the ...

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Miyetti Allah slams Fulani lawmakers for failing to protect herdsmen

The Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore has lambasted Fulani lawmakers in the National Assembly for failing to protect the interest of herdsmen ...

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Herdsmen killings: Resign, you’ve failed Nigerians – Okogie writes Buhari

A former Archbishop of the Catholic Church in Lagos, Cardinal Anthony Olubunmi Okogie, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to renounce the presidential seat following what he described as the President’s failure ...

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Farmers to drag Buhari before ICC over herdsmen killings

The Maize Farmers’ Association of Nigeria, Adamawa State Chapter, said on Friday that it was planning to drag President Buhari before the International Criminal Court (ICC), The Hague, Netherlands ...

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Governors tell Buhari to sack security chiefs over killings

The 36 state governors say they will ask President Muhammadu Buhari to sack security chiefs if they cannot stop the current wave of killings in the country ...

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Buhari attends AU Summit in Mauritania today

President Muhammadu Buhari is to attend the 31st Ordinary Session of the African Union Assembly of Heads of State and Government in Nouakchott, Mauritania, from June 30 to July 2 ....

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Bauchi Assembly confirms Audu Katagum as Deputy Governor

The Bauchi State House of Assembly on Friday screened and confirmed Alhaji Audu Katagum as Deputy Governor of the state. ‎The confirmation was made during ...

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Boko Haram leader critically ill – Reports

Abubakar Shekau, the leader of the terror group Boko Haram,  is said to be weakened by ill health, prompting questions about his ability to lead ...

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